Electrical Wiring


Recent Electrical Wiring Topics

  • Causes of Electric Circuit Buzz or Crackle

    • What is causing a buzz and crackle sound in the electric box? How to Locate the Cause of Electrical Circuit Buzz or Crackle, The Most Common Problems that Cause Electrical Circuit Buzz or Crackle and What Should Be Done.

  • How To Wire A Photocell To Control A Light Fixture

    • How do I to wire a photocell to a light fixture? A photocell can be used to control outdoor lights when installing into the electrical wiring as described here.

  • Installing a Tankless Water Heater Circuit

    • How can I install a tankless water heater which requires an electric circuit? How to Wire a Tank Less Water Heater, Electrical Wiring and Circuit Requirements for a Tank less Water Heater.

  • How To Wire Two Light Switches

    • How Can I Wire Two Light Switches to Control One Light Fixture? How to Fix Light Switch Wiring and Three Way Switches, The Key to Wiring Light Switches, Three Way Switches and Four Way Switches.

  • Outdoor Lighting and GFCI Protection

    • How to Protect Outdoor Lighting Fixtures with a GFCI Outlet: I have installed a low voltage outdoor lighting system in my home. The instructions say to plug it into an outdoor GFCI socket, but I do not have one.

  • Why Space Heaters Can Cause Electrical Outlet Problems

    • What has caused several outlets to stop working? How to Identify Potential Outlet Wiring Problems where Space Heaters are Used, Fix Electric Outlet Problems Caused by Portable Space Heaters.

  • Bath Exhaust Fan Wire Connections

    • How do I wire the wall switch wires for my bathroom exhaust fan wires? Wiring Connections for an Exhaust Fan, How to Connect the Wires of a Bath Exhaust Fan.

  • Causes of Lost Power to Outlets

    • I have no power in half my outlets, what could be the problem? Troubleshooting the Problem of Lost Power to Outlets, How to Locate and Repair Lost Power to Electric Outlets.


  • Switch Wiring Diagrams

    Single Switch Wiring Diagram 1
    Single Switch Wiring Diagram 2
    3 Way Switch Wiring Diagram
    4 Way Switch Wiring Diagram
    3 Way Dimmer Switches
    Wiring Diagrams for Switches